HB 486 – Define Crime/Civil Action w/ Regard to Assisted Reproduction

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Representative Jena Powell is very busy these days. The freshman legislator from western Ohio has also recently introduced House Bill 486 that would prohibit what the bill calls “fraudulent assisted reproduction.”  HB 486 states “no health care professional shall purposely or knowingly use human reproductive material from a donor while performing an assisted reproduction procedure if the person receiving the procedure has not expressly consented to the use of the material from that donor.” HB 486 has been assigned to the House Criminal Justice Committee, Chaired by Rep. George Lang.

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